JAMIE SIGGS made light work of catching this brace of personal best barbel weighing in at 14 lb 12 oz and 14 lb 8 oz.

The Nottingham-based window cleaner certainly mopped up with the big beards on a stretch of the River Trent near Radcliffe in the same county.

The 29-year-old told the Mail: “The night started wet and windy, and the river was still quite low.

“I set up both rods on a 5 oz running feeder set-up with groundbait feeder with pellets soaked in Stotabaits River Rami glug, a 15 lb fluorocarbon hooklengh with an size 12 ACE Razorpoint, with double River Rami pellets on the hair made up my end gear.”

 

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